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Posted: Friday, February 16, 2018 1:14 PM


Electrical Controls Software Engineer, PLC Programming

TxMQ is currently assisting their client in the search for a qualified Software Engineer, Industrial Controls, for their R&D facility in central Connecticut.

REPORTING TO: Engineering Manager

OBJECTIVE: Provide technical expertise required for computer system and PLC set up, programming, and assistance.
• Plan and write programming code when necessary in order to ensure the end product meets functional goals expected of the product on required and hold responsibility for estimating and reporting project status.
• Design, develop, review HMI applications, PLC & IO network architecture
• Support the creation of technical product documentation and information, as well as provide on-site assistance during system start-up, commissioning, and maintenance
• Estimate and report project status
• Supporting the creation of technical product documentation and information.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
• Bachelor’s degree from a four-year college or university in computer science, computer engineering, or related field and three to five years of relevant experience, or equivalent combination of experience and/or training and education.
• 3-5 years of experience with C++, C# and .NET programming is required
• 3-5 years of experience with SQL database such as PostgreSQL or MS SQL
• 3-5 years of experience with PLC controls from vendors such as Koyo
• Experience with Modbus, MSS, Real-time Control Systems is desired.
• Experience with LabVIEW is a plus

• Highly desired: Writing multi-threading applications, Requirements capturing and documentation (ability to write project requirements documentation, and trace implemented functionality back to the requirements), Software validation (ability to write software test plans and execute them).
• Electrical Engineering or Industrial Controls expertise
• Ability to travel up to 20% if/when necessary.
• Strong communications and organizational skills is required
• Must have reliable, appropriate transportation.
• Basic knowledge of Microsoft Office applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook)
• Communication and/or critical thinking skills to include: The ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations; Ability to write routine business reports and business correspondence in English; Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from employees and/or customers; Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists; Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals using the English language.
• Mathematical skills to include the ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals; Ability to compute rate, ratio, and percentages.

• The rate on this position will be based on the individual qualifications with regard to the scope of responsibility and requirements outlined above.

• Interested and qualified candidates should submit a Word formatted resume, employment references, and salary history to for immediate consideration.
• TxMQ would like to extend thanks to all applicants, however, only those that may qualify for the position will be contacted for a preliminary interview screening.
• EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability: Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, protected veteran status or disability.

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• Location: CT, Springfield

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